Big Media Get Big Things Wrong on Venezuela

Roxaanne | July 8, 2019 | 0

Big media have got some big things wrong on Venezuela. Who can forget CNN’s May 5 claim that “pressure is mounting on Maduro to step down, following elections in January in which voters chose opposition leader Juan Guaidó over him for president”? As Dave Lindorff noted for FAIR.org, six reporters were credited for the story…

10 things you need to know today: June…

Roxaanne | June 28, 2019 | 0

Chris Jackson / Getty Images June 5, 2019 Sign Up for Our ’10 things you need to know’ newsletter Your free email newsletter subscription is confirmed. Thank you for subscribing! 1. Trump heads to D-Day ceremony after promising U.K. trade deal President Trump concludes his U.K. visit, which prompted protests, on Wednesday by joining Queen…

5 things to know for June 5: Trump,…

Roxaanne | June 23, 2019 | 0

(CNN)Want to visit Cuba? Well, you can’t go on a cruise ship, thanks to new government regulations. Here’s what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get “5 Things You Need to Know Today” delivered to your inbox daily. Sig…

There Are Way Too Many Things That Could’ve…

Roxaanne | May 26, 2019 | 0

The NORAD Computer Chip During the Cold War, the entire world on was on a hair trigger, and there were tons of close calls and nuclear threats. This incident is one of the closest times we got to war. On June 3rd, 1980, at 3am, the U.S. President’s national security advisor for an emergency phone…

10 things you need to know today: April…

Roxaanne | May 12, 2019 | 0

1. Barr to hold news conference ahead of Mueller report release Attorney General William Barr has scheduled a 9:30 a.m. Thursday news conference to discuss Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian election meddling. Barr is expected to release a redacted version of the report to Congress later in the morning. White House lawyers have…